Launched for Android, iOS, Pokemon Unite, First MOBA Game on Franchise


Earlier, Pokemon Unite was only available on Nintendo Switch. The game offers full cross-platform support. In Pokemon Unite, two teams of five players will compete to earn points by collecting Pokemon.

It is a free-to-play game that will come with optional in-game purchases as you experience in any other mobile game. It must be noted here that earlier, Pokemon Unite was available on Nintendo Switch only. This time the game has been launched with full cross-platform support.

How to Play Pokemon Unite

While playing Pokemon Unite, two teams containing five players each will compete to earn points by collecting Pokemon.

Story Highlights

  • Pokemon Unite, the franchise’s first multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game, has been released for Android and iOS platforms on Wednesday, September 22. The latest offerings from The Pokemon Company and TiMi Studios is free-to-play with optional in-game purchases just like any other mobile game.

  • The Pokemon Company and TiMi Studios have released Pokemon Unite, the first multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game by the franchise. The game has been rolled out for Android and iOS devices on September 22.

While playing the Pokemon Unite game you will be provided 5-on-5 team battles in an arena. Regular MOBA players already know about this setting. The setting will prompt you to catch wild Pokemon, rank up and evolve your Pokemon to defeat the rivals.

You need to score the most points within the time limit to win the game.

A blog post by game producer Masaaki Hoshino announced the launch of Pokemon Unite. Users can easily download the game from Google Play and App Store. Pokemon Unite comes with cross-platform support and the capability of account linking for all mobile devices and Nintendo Switch. Moreover, it comes with Unite Squads letting Trainers team up with squadmates.

The Pokemon game also introduces a second battle pass with all-new cosmetic items, including new Holowear with special visual effects.